кум

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Eastern Mari[edit]

Numeral[edit]

кум ‎(kum)

  1. (cardinal) three

Kyrgyz[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(kum)

  1. sand

Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(kumm

  1. godfather

Nogai[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(qum)

  1. sand

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(kumm anim ‎(genitive ку́ма, nominative plural кумовья́, feminine кума́)

  1. godfather of one's child
  2. father of one's godchild
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(kumf anim pl

  1. genitive plural of кума́ ‎(kumá)
  2. accusative plural of кума́ ‎(kumá)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kumъ, from earlier *kъmotrъ, from Latin commater, see kmotra, kmotr in Czech.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ку̑м m ‎(Latin spelling kȗm)

  1. godfather
  2. witness (at wedding)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Turkish kum ‎(sand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ку̏м m ‎(Latin spelling kȕm)

  1. (uncountable) sand
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Tuvan[edit]

Noun[edit]

кум ‎(kum)

  1. sand